Jan 15, 2019

SurveyConcerns over slowing economic growth could drive a shift by hedge fund investors towards global macro-managed futures strategies and fixed income and away from equity strategies in the year ahead, according to a survey.

Jan 03, 2019

OutsourcingGermany’s Universal-Investment group, a fund service provider, has implemented SimCorp’s front-office system - called Dimension - to gain operational efficiencies.

Dec 13, 2018

Hedge fund liquidations riseHedge fund liquidations exceeded launches in the third quarter of 2018 as incentive fees for new launches fell.

Dec 10, 2018

Hedge-fundHedge fund returns were dispersed in November as the industry tried to come back from a poor October performance, with leaders returning 5%, and laggards losing more than 6%.

Dec 07, 2018

SeesawRanking their funds by the level of dynamic asset allocation they employ, multi-asset fund managers discuss their current positioning and most significant changes in the past year.

Dec 04, 2018

RetirementEurope’s pension plans are moving away from a formulaic investment approach to identify good returns in response to the current period of low returns and higher market volatility.

Nov 29, 2018

outflows reach record levelInvestors exited European long-term funds in October in a scale last seen at the height of the eurozone crisis in August 2011.

Nov 28, 2018

Emerging markets hedge funds declineEmerging Markets (EM) hedge funds extended their year-to-date losses into October, as global and EM regional equities, currencies and hedge funds all posted sharp declines in the worst losses since 2016.

Nov 19, 2018

hedge fund indices decline The October market sell-off hurt hedge funds almost across the board, with one major index compiled by BarclayHedge recording a 3.06% fall.

Oct 24, 2018

hedge fund benchmarksHedge fund index providers have collaborated to provide benchmarks for manager selection and performance that account for volatility levels.